Its original incarnation ran from 1938 to 2011 and stands as one of the longest-running comic books with consecutively numbered issues. The second volume of Action Comics beginning with issue #1 ran from 2011 to 2016. Action Comics returned to its original numbering beginning with issue #957 (Aug. 2016).
How many Action Comics issues are there?
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaAction ComicsNo. of issuesList (vol. 1) 906 (#1–904 plus issues numbered 0 and 1,000,000) and 13 Annuals (vol. 2) 57 (#1–52 plus issues numbered 0 and 23.1 through 23.4) and 3 Annuals (vol. 1 cont.) 45 (#957–1001) (as of September 2018 cover date)Main character(s)Superman20 more rows
Whos taking over Superman after Bendis?
writer Phillip Kennedy Johnson DC announced Wednesday through an exclusive interview with The Hollywood Reporter that writer Phillip Kennedy Johnson (Future State: Superman: Worlds at War) will take over as the writer of both Superman and Action Comics beginning this March, following DCs two-month Future State event in which all main titles will ...
Are Action Comics worth anything?
The value of Action Comics #5 in Mint condition would probably be in the $100,000 to $150,000 range if it ever came up for sale. CGC NM 9.4 is the highest graded any Action Comics #5 has achieved according to the CGC census. The highest graded copy ever publicly sold is a CGC VF- 7.5 for $23,000 in December 2016.
Is Bendis still at DC?
Bendis exclusive has ended with DC as of this year, and so he is taking Jinxworld, his creator-owned comic book imprint, to another publisher.
Is Bendis still writing Superman?
In September, DC Comics announced that Brian Michael Bendis will be stepping down as head writer of Action Comics and Superman. The DC December solicitations revealed that the long-time Superman scribe will vacate his coveted position after the current story arcs wrap up at the end of the year.